The Pursgloves of Teversal - [TEVS]
Close to the source of the
River Meden, the village grew as an agricultural community.
Teversal Colliery operated from 1862 to 1980 to work the Top Hard coal seam. Mining had previously been shallow pit quarries.
Mary Pursglove  married Job Allen of Ashover on 2/10/1753
The marriage was at St Marys Church, Teversall. Mary was a spinster of 25 years and Job was a butcher aged 30.
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